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Carrie Pittman

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How To Attract Millennials and Preserve the Future of Manufacturing Part 2 of a 2 Part Series

Posted by Carrie Pittman

In Part 1 on our series about millennials and manufacturing, we talked about the characteristics of a millennial and how manufacturers might appeal to them to fill manufacturing jobs.  In Part 2, we will discuss some technologies and marketing tips to attract millennials into manufacturing. 

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Topics: Manufacturing, Workforce Development, Millennials

SoCal Manufacturers Catch the Spirit of Made in California

Posted by Carrie Pittman

Southern California manufacturers experienced another great Made in CA Open House at Twisted Manzanita Spirits & Ales on April 29, 2014 in Santee, CA.  A total of 48 attendees representing 31 different manufacturers and organizations attended the event. 

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Topics: Made in CA, Made in California

Is Additive Manufacturing The Right Fit For Your Company?

Posted by Carrie Pittman

Written by: John Anderson, Director

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Topics: Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing

Supply Chain Visibility

Topics: Supply Chain

How Do I Assess Supply Chain Maturity?

Topics: Supply Chain

Reflections - Part 2

Topics: Manufacturing

How Can You Determine Supply Chain Optimization vs. Supplier Development?

Topics: Supply Chain

Three Key Manufacturing Trends in a Pivotal Year

Posted by Carrie Pittman

Originally written by Karen Lellock for NIST-MEP's Manufacturing Innovation Blog.

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Topics: Manufacturing, Innovation, Growth

What are the “Twin Killers of an Efficient Supply Chain?

Topics: Supply Chain

The Importance of Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)

Topics: Supply Chain